Posted On: 1:30 p.m. | March 22, 2013
In this collection of The Week in Pictures: The L.A. Marathon, Pope Francis' inauguration Mass, President Barack Obama makes his first state visit to Israel, the 10th anniversary of the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq and more.
Posted On: 11:19 a.m. | March 22, 2013
In Friday's Pictures in the News: A student throws paint bombs at riot police during a protest in Bogota, Colombia; Indian youth dance and cool off at the Jal Vihar water park on World Water Day in Hyderabad; Hindus are covered in colored powder as they sit on the floor during prayers at the Ladali or Radha temple before the procession for the Lathmar Holy festival in Barsana, India; The... View Post»
Posted On: 12:21 a.m. | March 22, 2013
Construction begins on the Four Level Interchange in downtown Los Angeles. Sunset Blvd., is on the right, Temple St., on the left, and Figueroa St. runs horizontally in the foreground. View Post»
Posted On: 4:29 p.m. | March 21, 2013
The exhibit, organized by The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and titled WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY, includes over 150 photographs from 1887 through the present day. It will open Saturday March 23 and run through June 2. Admission will be free. View Post»
Posted On: 11:50 a.m. | March 21, 2013
In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Rescuers help occupants of a German federal police helicopter at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin after it collided with another police helicopter during an exercise; U.S. soldiers from the 438th Medical Unit wait to board a plane on their way home from Afghanistan at the U.S. transit center Manas outside Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek; Myanmar residents walk... View Post»
Posted On: 2:06 a.m. | March 21, 2013
After returning from assignment in Afghanistan in 2003, Times photojournalist Rick Loomis asked to be sent out in the first wave of journalists to cover the Invasion of Iraq. He spent several weeks traveling in the back of a canvas topped Humvee with U.S. Troops as they crossed the Iraq desert en route to Baghdad in April of 2003. Loomis has covered assignments in more than 25 countries,... View Post»
Posted On: 11:45 p.m. | March 20, 2013
After a three-year run, the Lomography Store in Los Angeles on Santa Monica Blvd. in West Hollywood is closing on Sunday, March 24. It will be a sad day for those who enjoy shooting film locally and using the unique style cameras. View Post»
Posted On: 11:33 a.m. | March 20, 2013
Two sisters open their home and hearts, agreeing to care for Arefa, an Afghan child who was sent to Los Angeles for medical care after being severely burned. The experience changes all three lives.
Read the full story by Kurt Streeter "Forging a delicate and healing bond"